U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2002:
Retail Trade
United States

By industry
 
U.S. - Retail Trade - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 736,130 1,125,693 14,819,904 320,707,026 3,134,452,697
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 85,489 85,730 0 2,683,505 33,261,163
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 343,608 344,450 771,070 13,673,540 150,145,969
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 150,478 153,900 987,573 18,972,304 161,071,445
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 85,819 96,305 1,130,838 24,053,861 190,023,515
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 59,639 98,116 2,204,104 60,539,727 574,415,110
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 8,723 51,814 1,267,733 37,139,109 382,843,754
Firms with 500 employees or more 2,374 295,378 8,458,586 163,644,980 1,642,691,741
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 577 12,028 213,518 5,391,200 57,197,740
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 289 8,897 138,205 3,199,714 29,994,978
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 338 13,004 200,867 4,435,692 42,849,293
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 293 16,344 268,023 6,394,389 59,634,531
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 877 245,105 7,637,973 144,223,985 1,453,015,199
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 295 26,762 406,633 8,608,860 88,223,916
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 227 33,979 620,211 11,742,220 127,695,215
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 355 184,364 6,611,129 123,872,905 1,237,096,068

 
 
U.S. - Retail trade - by Year
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Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 693,137 9.3% 1.6% 0.3% 15,614,757 82.4% 69.6% 61.5%
link to 2007 detail 2007 712,947 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,759,928 82.2% 68.9% 61.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 725,577 9.5% 1.5% 0.3% 15,767,866 82.1% 68.3% 60.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 736,940 9.4% 1.5% 0.3% 15,338,672 81.4% 67.3% 58.9%
link to 2004 detail 2004 734,984 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 15,351,431 81.2% 66.5% 57.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 732,854 9.7% 1.5% 0.3% 14,867,825 80.7% 65.8% 56.9%
link to 2002 detail 2002 736,130 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,819,904 80.5% 65.6% 57.1%
link to 2001 detail 2001 735,135 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,890,289 80.4% 65.2% 56.6%
link to 2000 detail 2000 731,444 9.9% 1.6% 0.3% 14,840,775 80.3% 65.0% 56.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 730,303 9.8% 1.5% 0.3% 14,476,628 79.9% 64.5% 55.9%
link to 1998 detail 1998 738,890 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,241,512 79.3% 63.7% 55.1%

 
 
Retail Trade - by State
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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to industry detail United States 736,130 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,819,904 80.5% 65.6% 57.1%
link to industry detail Alabama 13,113 12.4% 4.7% 3.2% 224,531 78.1% 62.5% 54.7%
link to industry detail Alaska 2,115 14.5% 5.9% 4.2% 33,614 76.3% 58.7% 51.6%
link to industry detail Arizona 10,832 14.8% 6.7% 4.3% 279,830 85.3% 74.3% 64.6%
link to industry detail Arkansas 8,790 12.0% 4.6% 3.2% 136,090 74.5% 59.0% 50.5%
link to industry detail California 74,868 11.1% 2.6% 0.9% 1,534,667 81.2% 66.1% 55.4%
link to industry detail Colorado 13,286 12.8% 5.4% 3.4% 251,819 80.2% 66.6% 58.2%
link to industry detail Connecticut 10,188 14.9% 5.7% 3.9% 196,406 80.2% 63.2% 55.9%
link to industry detail Delaware 2,758 23.3% 13.6% 10.8% 53,970 81.9% 65.8% 58.2%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 1,573 19.5% 12.2% 8.7% 19,410 74.2% 59.5% 53.4%
link to industry detail Florida 46,459 8.1% 2.7% 1.4% 908,648 83.2% 73.4% 66.6%
link to industry detail Georgia 22,122 11.5% 4.2% 2.6% 459,597 82.7% 70.4% 63.6%
link to industry detail Hawaii 3,343 16.0% 7.7% 5.3% 63,968 79.7% 65.4% 53.2%
link to industry detail Idaho 4,299 17.5% 7.5% 5.4% 70,225 76.5% 57.4% 46.5%
link to industry detail Illinois 29,046 13.5% 4.0% 2.0% 598,626 80.9% 64.1% 55.1%
link to industry detail Indiana 15,324 15.9% 5.3% 3.1% 344,670 81.9% 65.3% 57.5%
link to industry detail Iowa 9,650 14.7% 5.1% 3.2% 176,903 77.4% 60.5% 52.7%
link to industry detail Kansas 8,586 15.0% 6.2% 4.0% 149,323 77.7% 61.7% 52.6%
link to industry detail Kentucky 11,596 14.2% 5.1% 3.3% 215,141 78.3% 62.0% 55.1%
link to industry detail Louisiana 12,129 13.8% 4.6% 3.1% 228,170 78.8% 61.6% 53.4%
link to industry detail Maine 5,357 13.7% 5.5% 3.9% 80,264 73.3% 56.3% 46.9%
link to industry detail Maryland 12,905 14.8% 6.1% 3.7% 288,780 82.6% 69.2% 60.3%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 18,275 13.0% 4.1% 2.5% 361,177 80.5% 64.7% 57.4%
link to industry detail Michigan 26,471 12.5% 3.6% 1.9% 524,252 80.2% 63.6% 54.8%
link to industry detail Minnesota 14,674 15.6% 4.9% 2.9% 310,026 80.1% 62.2% 51.4%
link to industry detail Mississippi 8,816 13.0% 4.9% 3.4% 138,866 75.6% 58.4% 50.0%
link to industry detail Missouri 15,889 14.8% 5.1% 3.2% 312,562 80.3% 63.1% 54.6%
link to industry detail Montana 4,105 12.6% 4.9% 3.5% 54,394 70.1% 49.8% 42.4%
link to industry detail Nebraska 5,928 15.0% 6.5% 4.4% 107,446 77.2% 61.7% 51.6%
link to industry detail Nevada 4,852 21.4% 12.0% 8.0% 113,982 84.1% 71.7% 61.1%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 4,756 18.5% 8.0% 5.6% 93,979 80.3% 63.9% 55.1%
link to industry detail New Jersey 26,690 9.7% 3.2% 1.9% 446,756 78.8% 65.2% 57.4%
link to industry detail New Mexico 5,007 16.5% 7.9% 5.8% 90,906 79.4% 64.7% 54.2%
link to industry detail New York 59,336 8.1% 1.9% 1.0% 848,464 76.3% 60.7% 54.3%
link to industry detail North Carolina 22,955 11.5% 3.6% 2.2% 439,685 80.1% 65.9% 59.1%
link to industry detail North Dakota 2,683 17.5% 7.8% 5.3% 41,148 72.7% 53.0% 42.0%
link to industry detail Ohio 25,965 14.3% 4.2% 2.3% 623,168 83.2% 68.1% 60.3%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 9,641 12.7% 4.9% 3.4% 168,317 78.0% 62.5% 54.3%
link to industry detail Oregon 10,250 14.3% 5.6% 3.6% 187,532 78.5% 62.2% 52.8%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 31,118 13.7% 3.9% 1.9% 669,379 81.7% 64.9% 55.1%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 3,337 16.0% 8.6% 6.6% 56,328 79.7% 66.0% 57.8%
link to industry detail South Carolina 11,998 12.0% 5.1% 3.6% 213,238 79.1% 66.4% 60.2%
link to industry detail South Dakota 3,405 15.6% 6.6% 5.0% 50,830 72.8% 52.9% 42.2%
link to industry detail Tennessee 15,740 13.2% 5.0% 3.2% 306,718 81.1% 66.6% 59.1%
link to industry detail Texas 47,270 10.2% 3.1% 1.5% 1,049,021 83.1% 71.8% 63.0%
link to industry detail Utah 5,585 17.7% 8.0% 5.6% 123,519 82.5% 66.9% 55.8%
link to industry detail Vermont 3,080 16.4% 8.1% 6.1% 40,656 68.5% 47.9% 38.0%
link to industry detail Virginia 17,661 13.9% 5.4% 3.3% 405,513 83.0% 70.6% 62.4%
link to industry detail Washington 15,923 13.5% 4.3% 2.6% 299,652 79.6% 62.7% 54.5%
link to industry detail West Virginia 5,021 16.0% 6.4% 4.6% 89,385 77.9% 60.7% 53.6%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 14,984 16.0% 5.0% 2.7% 309,173 79.9% 60.4% 47.7%
link to industry detail Wyoming 2,292 16.8% 7.7% 5.8% 29,180 70.5% 49.5% 42.6%

 
 
U.S. - Retail Trade - by Subsector
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Industry
detail
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  44-45 Retail Trade 736,130 9.6% 1.5% 0.3% 14,819,904 80.5% 65.6% 57.1%
link to industry detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 96,890 20.3% 3.3% 0.3% 1,890,916 81.0% 43.5% 20.2%
link to industry detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 49,846 8.0% 1.2% 0.3% 551,567 62.1% 42.2% 32.8%
link to industry detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 34,012 6.4% 1.0% 0.3% 418,725 69.7% 55.7% 50.3%
link to industry detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 68,829 13.9% 2.0% 0.4% 1,270,736 75.1% 53.4% 43.4%
link to industry detail 445 Food & beverage stores 119,448 9.6% 1.6% 0.4% 2,883,997 85.1% 72.7% 64.8%
link to industry detail 446 Health & personal care stores 42,643 8.8% 1.4% 0.8% 988,347 80.2% 69.8% 66.9%
link to industry detail 447 Gasoline stations 64,068 9.6% 1.8% 0.4% 895,983 67.4% 49.4% 36.2%
link to industry detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 69,030 5.3% 1.1% 0.5% 1,408,948 82.2% 75.6% 71.3%
link to industry detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 43,888 6.7% 1.0% 0.3% 617,726 73.0% 59.6% 54.3%
link to industry detail 452 General merchandise stores 9,681 8.6% 2.4% 1.0% 2,546,094 98.6% 97.8% 97.0%
link to industry detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 104,458 5.4% 1.0% 0.3% 822,992 53.7% 36.6% 28.3%
link to industry detail 454 Nonstore retailers 37,115 10.5% 2.7% 1.1% 523,873 76.1% 58.0% 44.8%

 
 
U.S. - Retail Trade - by Industry
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 441 Motor vehicle & parts dealers 96,890 20.3% 3.3% 0.3% 1,890,916 81.0% 43.5% 20.2%
link to state detail 4411 Automobile dealers 47,912 31.3% 5.5% 0.3% 1,259,213 88.9% 43.4% 12.1%
link to state detail 44111 New car dealers 22,478 63.1% 11.4% 0.6% 1,138,977 94.9% 46.7% 12.7%
link to state detail 44112 Used car dealers 25,640 3.9% 0.6% 0.1% 120,236 32.1% 11.7% 6.0%
link to state detail 4412 Other motor vehicle dealers 14,982 11.9% 0.8% 0.2% 140,296 53.8% 14.5% 7.1%
link to state detail 44121 Recreational vehicle dealers 2,909 15.3% 1.5% 0.3% 35,662 61.1% 21.2% 8.2%
link to state detail 44122 Motorcycle, boat, & other motor vehicle dealers 12,076 11.1% 0.6% 0.1% 104,634 51.3% 12.2% 6.7%
link to state detail 441221 Motorcycle dealers 4,488 17.3% 0.5% 0.0 48,037 58.3% D D
link to state detail 441222 Boat dealers 4,721 8.3% 0.7% 0.2% 38,341 47.9% 19.5% 15.7%
link to state detail 441229 All other motor vehicle dealers 2,872 6.2% 0.7% 0.1% 18,256 40.0% D D
link to state detail 4413 Automotive parts, accessories, & tire stores 34,092 8.7% 1.4% 0.3% 491,407 68.4% 52.3% 44.8%
link to state detail 44131 Automotive parts & accessories stores 23,482 8.5% 1.5% 0.4% 329,751 69.6% 53.6% 46.7%
link to state detail 44132 Tire dealers 10,714 9.6% 1.6% 0.3% 161,656 66.0% 49.5% 41.0%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 442 Furniture & home furnishings stores 49,846 8.0% 1.2% 0.3% 551,567 62.1% 42.2% 32.8%
link to state detail 4421 Furniture stores 21,464 11.0% 1.7% 0.4% 262,634 62.6% 37.6% 24.3%
link to state detail 4422 Home furnishings stores 28,442 6.0% 0.9% 0.3% 288,933 61.7% 46.4% 40.5%
link to state detail 44221 Floor covering stores 14,231 7.1% 0.7% 0.1% 100,882 39.8% 10.5% 1.5%
link to state detail 44229 Other home furnishings stores 14,213 4.8% 1.1% 0.5% 188,051 73.5% 65.6% 61.4%
link to state detail 442291 Window treatment stores 2,277 3.6% 0.8% 0.3% 10,656 34.8% 19.4% 11.1%
link to state detail 442299 All other home furnishings stores 11,944 5.1% 1.2% 0.6% 177,395 75.8% 68.4% 64.4%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 443 Electronics & appliance stores 34,012 6.4% 1.0% 0.3% 418,725 69.7% 55.7% 50.3%
link to state detail 44311 Appliance, television, & other electronics stores 22,427 6.3% 1.0% 0.3% 304,781 72.1% 59.7% 54.5%
link to state detail 443111 Household appliance stores 8,471 6.3% 0.8% 0.3% 63,574 43.3% 21.3% 13.8%
link to state detail 443112 Radio, television, & other electronics stores 13,976 6.5% 1.2% 0.4% 241,207 79.7% 69.9% 65.2%
link to state detail 44312 Computer & software stores 10,214 6.2% 1.1% 0.5% 94,370 61.8% D D
link to state detail 44313 Camera & photographic supplies stores 1,379 9.4% 1.2% 0.1% 19,574 69.9% D D
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code
Industry title
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Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 444 Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers 68,829 13.9% 2.0% 0.4% 1,270,736 75.1% 53.4% 43.4%
link to state detail 4441 Building material & supplies dealers 50,304 15.0% 2.2% 0.5% 1,091,562 78.2% 58.1% 48.4%
link to state detail 44411 Home centers 2,195 19.1% 5.0% 1.1% 416,450 97.7% 95.1% 93.0%
link to state detail 44412 Paint & wallpaper stores 3,176 7.7% 1.7% 0.6% 45,339 70.4% 59.0% 52.9%
link to state detail 44413 Hardware stores 12,838 11.9% 1.2% 0.3% 140,075 54.6% 24.4% 15.4%
link to state detail 44419 Other building material dealers 32,307 17.2% 2.7% 0.6% 489,698 69.2% 36.2% 19.5%
link to state detail 4442 Lawn & garden equipment & supplies stores 18,586 11.3% 1.6% 0.3% 179,174 56.1% 24.7% 13.4%
link to state detail 44421 Outdoor power equipment stores 4,295 6.7% 0.9% 0.2% 27,775 34.1% 9.1% 1.4%
link to state detail 44422 Nursery & garden centers 14,307 12.8% 1.8% 0.4% 151,399 60.1% 27.6% 15.6%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
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link to state detail 445 Food & beverage stores 119,448 9.6% 1.6% 0.4% 2,883,997 85.1% 72.7% 64.8%
link to state detail 4451 Grocery stores 69,694 12.9% 2.4% 0.6% 2,569,351 90.4% 79.2% 71.1%
link to state detail 44511 Supermarkets & other grocery (except convenience) stores 40,176 19.7% 3.7% 0.8% 2,387,828 94.2% 83.2% 74.8%
link to state detail 44512 Convenience stores 29,616 3.9% 0.8% 0.3% 181,523 40.6% 27.2% 22.8%
link to state detail 4452 Specialty food stores 23,953 7.1% 0.9% 0.3% 176,845 50.3% 24.9% 17.8%
link to state detail 44521 Meat markets 5,913 7.0% 0.8% 0.1% 41,765 41.3% 15.5% 6.4%
link to state detail 44522 Fish & seafood markets 2,197 3.7% 0.2% 0.1% 9,771 23.7% D D
link to state detail 44523 Fruit & vegetable markets 3,458 7.3% 0.6% 0.0 21,580 51.5% D D
link to state detail 44529 Other specialty food stores 12,395 7.8% 1.1% 0.5% 103,729 56.1% 33.4% 27.8%
link to state detail 445291 Baked goods stores 3,990 8.6% 1.2% 0.5% 41,800 63.1% 44.7% 40.9%
link to state detail 445292 Confectionery & nut stores 2,319 8.4% 1.7% 0.6% 20,653 60.3% 39.6% 30.1%
link to state detail 445299 All other specialty food stores 6,091 7.1% 0.8% 0.4% 41,276 46.9% 18.9% 13.4%
link to state detail 4453 Beer, wine, & liquor stores 25,985 3.4% 0.5% 0.2% 137,801 29.5% 13.5% 7.5%
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Industry title
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link to state detail 446 Health & personal care stores 42,643 8.8% 1.4% 0.8% 988,347 80.2% 69.8% 66.9%
link to state detail 44611 Pharmacies & drug stores 19,488 13.0% 1.9% 1.1% 730,557 84.3% 75.0% 73.0%
link to state detail 44612 Cosmetics, beauty supplies, & perfume stores 5,636 3.5% 0.8% 0.4% 83,323 80.3% 74.8% 71.4%
link to state detail 44613 Optical goods stores 5,809 4.4% 0.8% 0.4% 72,544 69.9% 61.6% 58.2%
link to state detail 44619 Other health & personal care stores 11,824 7.5% 1.6% 0.9% 101,923 57.5% 34.9% 25.8%
link to state detail 446191 Food (health) supplement stores 5,621 5.6% 0.6% 0.2% 50,509 60.9% 40.8% 33.0%
link to state detail 446199 All other health & personal care stores 6,203 9.1% 2.6% 1.5% 51,414 54.2% 29.2% 18.8%
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link to state detail 447 Gasoline stations 64,068 9.6% 1.8% 0.4% 895,983 67.4% 49.4% 36.2%
link to state detail 44711 Gasoline stations with convenience stores 39,598 11.7% 2.5% 0.5% 652,765 71.5% 54.4% 40.0%
link to state detail 44719 Other gasoline stations 25,583 9.8% 2.5% 0.6% 243,218 56.5% 36.0% 25.8%
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code
Industry title
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link to state detail 448 Clothing & clothing accessories stores 69,030 5.3% 1.1% 0.5% 1,408,948 82.2% 75.6% 71.3%
link to state detail 4481 Clothing stores 41,519 6.1% 1.4% 0.6% 1,045,610 85.7% 79.8% 75.8%
link to state detail 44811 Men's clothing stores 5,465 8.0% 2.0% 0.9% 83,175 74.5% 63.4% 56.4%
link to state detail 44812 Women's clothing stores 13,778 5.7% 1.5% 0.7% 299,652 83.3% 77.3% 72.7%
link to state detail 44813 Children's & infants' clothing stores 2,993 5.7% 1.3% 0.6% 62,411 83.2% 76.1% 71.7%
link to state detail 44814 Family clothing stores 8,025 9.4% 3.0% 1.5% 473,934 93.9% 90.7% 88.2%
link to state detail 44815 Clothing accessories stores 2,955 4.4% 1.3% 0.6% 30,993 73.4% 64.5% 58.9%
link to state detail 44819 Other clothing stores 8,662 6.3% 1.3% 0.5% 95,445 68.0% 54.9% 49.1%
link to state detail 4482 Shoe stores 7,074 7.7% 1.6% 0.7% 201,150 86.0% 79.1% 74.7%
link to state detail 4483 Jewelry, luggage, & leather goods stores 20,583 3.3% 0.6% 0.2% 162,188 54.9% 44.1% 38.1%
link to state detail 44831 Jewelry stores 19,700 3.0% 0.5% 0.2% 150,915 53.6% 43.2% 38.0%
link to state detail 44832 Luggage & leather goods stores 885 9.9% 3.2% 1.2% 11,273 73.2% 56.1% 39.7%
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code
Industry title
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link to state detail 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book, & music stores 43,888 6.7% 1.0% 0.3% 617,726 73.0% 59.6% 54.3%
link to state detail 4511 Sporting goods, hobby, & musical instrument stores 32,647 6.5% 0.8% 0.3% 405,173 69.0% 54.3% 49.7%
link to state detail 45111 Sporting goods stores 18,775 6.7% 0.8% 0.3% 190,543 62.5% 43.7% 38.4%
link to state detail 45112 Hobby, toy, & game stores 6,217 6.5% 1.1% 0.4% 139,748 83.4% 76.0% 72.3%
link to state detail 45113 Sewing, needlework, & piece goods stores 3,922 4.2% 0.6% 0.2% 40,984 62.7% 51.8% 47.3%
link to state detail 45114 Musical instrument & supplies stores 3,739 7.9% 0.6% 0.3% 33,898 54.0% 27.6% 22.3%
link to state detail 4512 Book, periodical, & music stores 11,265 7.5% 1.6% 0.6% 212,553 80.5% 69.9% 63.0%
link to state detail 45121 Book stores & news dealers 7,534 8.3% 1.8% 0.6% 146,718 80.8% 69.5% 62.6%
link to state detail 451211 Book stores 5,790 9.6% 2.1% 0.7% 138,140 83.1% 72.6% 65.8%
link to state detail 451212 News dealers & newsstands 1,763 5.2% 1.0% 0.4% 8,578 43.7% 20.9% 10.8%
link to state detail 45122 Prerecorded tape, compact disc, & record stores 3,738 5.9% 1.3% 0.5% 65,835 79.9% 70.6% 64.1%
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link to state detail 452 General merchandise stores 9,681 8.6% 2.4% 1.0% 2,546,094 98.6% 97.8% 97.0%
link to state detail 4521 Department stores (excl leased depts) 406 21.9% 14.0% 9.9% 1,742,136 99.9% 99.9% 99.7%
link to state detail 4529 Other general merchandise stores 9,315 8.5% 2.3% 1.0% 803,958 95.8% 93.3% 91.2%
link to state detail 45291 Warehouse clubs & superstores 204 12.3% 7.4% 5.4% 497,947 99.9% 99.8% 99.6%
link to state detail 45299 All other general merchandise stores 9,114 8.4% 2.2% 0.9% 306,011 89.2% 82.8% 77.6%
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link to state detail 453 Miscellaneous store retailers 104,458 5.4% 1.0% 0.3% 822,992 53.7% 36.6% 28.3%
link to state detail 4531 Florists 22,101 3.4% 0.3% 0.1% 119,117 23.8% 6.0% 1.4%
link to state detail 4532 Office supplies, stationery, & gift stores 33,464 6.2% 1.1% 0.4% 334,734 63.9% 48.1% 41.9%
link to state detail 45321 Office supplies & stationery stores 5,327 8.5% 1.4% 0.5% 125,670 82.7% 73.5% 70.6%
link to state detail 45322 Gift, novelty, & souvenir stores 28,180 5.9% 1.1% 0.4% 209,064 52.5% 32.9% 24.6%
link to state detail 4533 Used merchandise stores 13,967 7.1% 2.6% 0.6% 117,587 65.1% 49.2% 27.1%
link to state detail 4539 Other miscellaneous store retailers 35,061 5.4% 0.8% 0.3% 251,554 48.9% 29.9% 23.4%
link to state detail 45391 Pet & pet supplies stores 5,833 6.3% 0.6% 0.2% 75,782 66.4% 51.9% 48.4%
link to state detail 45392 Art dealers 6,294 2.4% 0.5% 0.2% 22,853 22.5% 8.7% 1.3%
link to state detail 45393 Manufactured (mobile) home dealers 3,755 7.3% 1.0% 0.4% 32,738 47.5% 25.5% 21.3%
link to state detail 45399 All other miscellaneous store retailers 19,189 5.8% 1.1% 0.3% 120,181 43.3% 21.2% 12.4%
link to state detail 453991 Tobacco stores 3,674 6.7% 1.8% 0.5% 22,638 47.7% 24.6% 12.7%
link to state detail 453998 All other miscellaneous store retailers (except tobacco stores) 15,517 5.6% 0.9% 0.3% 97,543 42.3% 20.4% 12.3%
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link to state detail 454 Nonstore retailers 37,115 10.5% 2.7% 1.1% 523,873 76.1% 58.0% 44.8%
link to state detail 4541 Electronic shopping & mail-order houses 10,800 12.6% 4.7% 2.6% 250,003 86.3% 74.0% 60.8%
link to state detail 4542 Vending machine operators 5,278 8.7% 2.0% 0.5% 57,940 70.6% 48.1% 28.8%
link to state detail 4543 Direct selling establishments 21,068 10.1% 2.0% 0.7% 215,930 65.8% 42.0% 30.6%
link to state detail 45431 Fuel dealers 7,133 16.3% 3.1% 0.9% 102,172 66.8% 41.0% 30.4%
link to state detail 454311 Heating oil dealers 4,349 17.1% 3.4% 0.8% 51,746 61.2% 30.3% 18.8%
link to state detail 454312 Liquefied petroleum gas (bottled gas) dealers 2,467 18.8% 4.2% 1.8% 48,666 74.1% D 43.7%
link to state detail 454319 Other fuel dealers 380 2.9% 1.3% 0.8% 1,760 27.2% D 6.4%
link to state detail 45439 Other direct selling establishments 13,936 6.9% 1.4% 0.5% 113,758 65.0% 42.9% 30.7%

All-sector table By industry

Source:
Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?